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A Quantitative Approach to Understanding Online Antisemitism Part 3: Meme Analysis

Disclaimer. Note that content posted on both Web communities can be characterized as highly offensive and racist. In this post, we discuss our analysis without censoring any offensive language, hence we inform the reader that this post contains language that is likely to be upsetting. In addition to hateful terms, memes also play a well […]

A Quantitative Approach to Understanding Online Antisemitism Part 2 : Temporal Analysis

Disclaimer. Note that content posted on both Web communities can be characterized as highly offensive and racist. In this post, we discuss our analysis without censoring any offensive language, hence we inform the reader that this post contains language that is likely to be upsetting. Our temporal analysis that shows the use of racial slurs […]

A Quantitative Approach to Understanding Online Antisemitism : Part 1 Intro

A new wave of growing antisemitism, driven by fringe Web communities, is an increasingly worrying presence in the socio-political realm. The ubiquitous and global nature of the Web has provided tools used by these groups to spread their ideology to the rest of the Internet. Although the study of antisemitism and hate is not new, […]

Digital Anti-Semitism: From Irony to Ideology – Jewish Review of Books

Professor Gavriel Rosenfeld  wrote an excellent article on The Jewish Review of Books on digital antisemitism, citing our recent publication As the American Jewish community mourns for the martyrs of the Tree of Life synagogue and assesses the historical significance of their murders, it should be under no illusions about the dangers it faces. The history […]